Ruby Web Frameworks

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as Web Frameworks

Top 20 Ruby Web Framework Projects

  • GitHub repo Ruby on Rails

    Ruby on Rails

    Project mention: Rails 7 enables scoping to apply to all queries | | 2021-04-13

    The pull request always has better information than some low quality blog:

  • GitHub repo Sinatra

    Classy web-development dressed in a DSL (official / canonical repo)

    Project mention: Hacktoberfest: 69 Beginner-Friendly Projects You Can Contribute To | | 2020-09-29 A classy web-development dressed in a DSL (official / canonical repo)

  • GitHub repo Hanami

    The web, with simplicity.

    Project mention: A sustainable architecture for Ruby on Rails | | 2021-02-25

    Very Clean Architecture inspired. The result is similar to

  • GitHub repo Padrino

    Padrino is a full-stack ruby framework built upon Sinatra.

  • GitHub repo Volt

    A Ruby web framework where your Ruby runs on both server and client

  • GitHub repo Roda

    Routing Tree Web Toolkit

  • GitHub repo Cuba

    Rum based microframework for web development.

  • GitHub repo Pakyow

    Design-First Web Framework

  • GitHub repo Camping

    the 4k pocket full-of-gags web microframework

  • GitHub repo rack-app

    minimalist framework for building rack applications

  • GitHub repo Ramaze

    Ramaze is a simple, light and modular open-source web application framework written in Ruby.

  • GitHub repo NYNY (New York, New York)

    a (ridiculously) small and powerful web framework.

  • GitHub repo Scorched

    Light-weight, DRY as a desert, web framework for Ruby. (by Wardrop)

  • GitHub repo Hobbit

    A minimalistic microframework built on top of Rack.

  • GitHub repo Inesita

    Frontend web application framework in Ruby using Opal.

  • GitHub repo Plezi

    Plezi - the Ruby framework for realtime web-apps, websockets and RESTful HTTP

  • GitHub repo Syro

    Simple router for web applications

  • GitHub repo utopia

    A content-centric Ruby/Rack based web framework.

  • GitHub repo Nancy

    Minimal Ruby microframework for web development inspired in Sinatra and Cuba. (by guilleiguaran)

  • GitHub repo Glimmer DSL for Opal

    Glimmer DSL for Opal (Pure-Ruby Web GUI and Auto-Webifier of Desktop Apps)

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-04-13.


What are some of the best open-source Web Framework projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Ruby on Rails 48,125
2 Sinatra 11,277
3 Hanami 5,436
4 Padrino 3,292
5 Volt 3,271
6 Roda 1,609
7 Cuba 1,386
8 Pakyow 838
9 Camping 656
10 rack-app 390
11 Ramaze 356
12 NYNY (New York, New York) 303
13 Scorched 275
14 Hobbit 269
15 Inesita 253
16 Plezi 239
17 Syro 122
18 utopia 105
19 Nancy 76
20 Glimmer DSL for Opal 9